plural -s
: a quivering movement

Word History


Latin motitatus (past participle of motitare to move often, move about, frequentative of motare to keep moving, move about, from motus, past participle of movēre to move) + English -ion

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“Motitation.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 28 May. 2024.

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